How to Remove Activation Lock on iPad Pro?
Activation Lock page shows up on your iPad Pro and asks you to enter your correct Apple ID and password? This problem often happens to some people who have purchased a used iPad Pro. Some of them forgot to ask the previous owner to remove the Activation Lock before making a deal, or some accidentally bought a used device with an Activation Lock.
But you don't need to worry, because there are lots of solutions to bypass the Activation Lock on your iPad Pro, besides Apple ID and passcode. In this post, you can learn what Activation Lock is and how to remove Activation Lock on iPad Pro.
- Part 1: What is Activation Lock?
- Part 2: How to remove Activation Lock on iPad Pro？
- Part 3: FAQ about Activation Lock
- Part 4: Conclusion
Part 1: What is Activation Lock?
Activation Lock is a built-in precise procedure as aims to protect iOS devices and prevent others accessing devices without permission from the owner when devices are lost and stolen. Once the Activation Lock is activated, users have to enter the correct Apple ID and password to bypass the Activation Lock page on their iPad Pro. No matter if swiping iPad Pro or jailbreak the iPadOS, the Activation Lock still remains on the iPad Pro. It seems like it is unachievable for the Activation Lock removal. But that's not the case. Next, you can see the top 3 methods showing you how to remove Activation Lock on iPad Pro.
Part 2: How to remove Activation Lock on iPad Pro?
Top 1: Bypass iPad Pro Activation Lock via TunesKit Activation Unlocker
Opt for a professional and safe Activation Lock removal tool is still a reliable way to bypass the Activation Lock on your iPad Pro. TunesKit Activation Unlocker is an absolutely safe Activation Lock removal tool excels at bypassing the Activation Lock on iPad Pro without Apple ID and password in different scenarios, like forgetting Apple ID and password for iPad Pro Activation Lock bypass, buying a used iPad with the Activation Lock, Activation Lock not accepting the Apple ID and password, cannot turn off Find My iPad, etc. Bypassing the Activation Lock on iPad Pro can be a piece of cake as TunesKit Activation Unlocker has an intuitive interface and provides users a full guide to bypass the Activation Lock. Mac and Windows are supported.
Next, a full guide to bypass the Activation Lock on iPad Pro is displayed in detail.
Step 1 Connect your iPad Pro
Step 2 Jailbreak your iPad
There are two jailbreak tutorial links below to guide you to jailbreak your iPad Pro. For the differences between computer systems, you should choose the appropriate one to jailbreak your iPad Pro. Then, reboot your computer after jailbreak.
Step 3 Start to bypass
When you launch TunesKit Activation again, you can see your device's info is displayed on the interface, and you should check it carefully. Next, click Start to Remove, the Activation Lock on your iPad Pro will be bypassed automatically.
Top 2: Remove Activation Lock on iPad Pro via iCloud
By deleting the certain device on the iCloud account, the Activation Lock can be completely bypassed. However, an Apple ID and passcode is required to use this official way. If you still keep in touch with the previous owner, this one may suit you best as it can operate remotely. For iPad Pro iCloud lock removal, you need to follow the steps here.
1. Navigate to iCloud.com
2. Sign into your iCloud account.
3. Click All the Devices, and select your iPad Pro. Click Remove from Account.
Top 3: Change DNS address to bypass Activation Lock
Changing the DNS address on your iPad Pro aims to modify the IP address sent to the Apple Server when you attempt to reset or activate your iPad Pro, making the Apple Server fail to recognize your device and unable to activate the Activation Lock on your iPad. However, no one knows what iPad models and iPadOS versions are supported, so it comes with a very low success rate. If you want to give this one a try, you can follow the steps I mentioned below.
Step 1: Tap Start Over and set your iPad Pro again.
Step 2: Complete the language and region settings. And go ahead to WiFi settings adjusting some settings to bypass iPad Pro Activation Lock.
Step 3: Tap i next to your WiFi. Select Forgot this Network.
Step 4: Go back and tap i again. Select Manual after hitting Configure DNS, and tap Add Server to add a new DNS address from below.
☺ North America: 188.8.131.52
☺ South America: 184.108.40.206
☺ Europe: 220.127.116.11
☺ Asia: 18.104.22.168
☺ Global: 22.214.171.124
Step 5: Tap Back. Connect to your WiFi again. Continue to tap Back when a page pops up and then select Activation help. Finish!
Part 3: FAQ about Activation Lock
Q1: Why Activation Lock not accepting my Apple ID and password?
Sometimes, you may find the Activation Lock page cannot be bypassed even if you enter the correct Apple ID and password, and it says "The Apple ID is not valid". In this case, your Apple ID might be hacked by someone, and the original password has been changed. In addition, when the iCloud Server is offline, making your Apple ID an exception, you will not be able to use your Apple ID to bypass iPad Pro Activation Lock.
Q2: Can I add a new Apple ID after bypassing the Activation Lock via a third-party tool?
If you use TunesKit Activation Unlocker to bypass the Activation Lock on your device, you can sign into a new Apple ID to download apps from the App Store or enjoy music and video service from iTunes.
Part 4: Conclusion
From this post, you may learn how to remove Activation Lock on iPad Pro and have knowledge of basic information about Activation Lock. If you want to find a removal tool that is safe and legal, also comes with a high success rate, TunesKit Activation Unlocker will be your best choice. Still have questions about this tool? Feel free to contact us.